If your housing has been affected by the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, you may contact contact ECHO Housing directly at (925) 449-7340 or (510) 581-9380.
The City of Pleasanton contracts with ECHO Housing to provide housing counseling to Pleasanton renters and homeowners.
The COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program (“ERAP”) has the objective of mitigating potential homelessness and displacement of existing Pleasanton residents who are experiencing a decrease in household income due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and thus, unable to pay their rent, by providing a grant to assist eligible tenants pay for delinquent rent.
Applicants may submit an application online at cityservecares.org/renthelp or request an application by phone (925) 208-0660 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please click on the flyer for more details or visit CityServe's website. Eligibility and income limits apply.
The Alameda County Rental Assistance Program (AC ERAP) is for Alameda County residents (except Oakland and Berkeley) to receive up to 2 months of rental assistance or up to $3,500 to be used for past due rent. The program is available to low-income renters who have been financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The March 16, 2020 deadline to submit pre-applications
for Sunflower Hill at Irby Ranch has now passed.
Contact RCEB and/or SAHA if you have questions.
For more info, check out the FAQs or visit the RCEB website
As a jurisdiction eligible to receive federal CDBG and HOME funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Pleasanton is required to prepare a Consolidated Plan and an Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice (AI). The city collaborated with the County of Alameda, the cities of Alameda, Albany, Berkeley, Dublin, Emeryville, Fremont, Hayward, Livermore, Newark, Oakland, Piedmont, San Leandro, and Union City, and the Housing Authorities for the cities of Alameda, Berkeley, Livermore, Oakland, and Alameda County to develop a Regional AI. The purpose of the Regional AI is to gather data and community feedback, identify specific impediments or barriers to fair housing within Alameda County, and to propose viable solutions or actions to take against the identified impediments. The Regional Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice has been submitted to HUD.
READY TO BUY YOUR FIRST HOME?
Down Payment Assistance is available through AC Boost!
WHAT IS AC BOOST?
AC Boost is Alameda County's NEW Down Payment Assistance Program. AC Boost provides financial assistance to the middle-income working households to purchase a home in Alameda County. The program offers shared appreciation loans of up to $150,000 to first-time homebuyers who live in, work in, or have been displaced from Alameda County.
AC Boost is funded by Alameda County Measure A1 and administered by nonprofit organization Hello Housing.
Application deadlines and eligibility requirements apply.
Check out the AC Boost flier!
WHAT IS RENEW AC?
Renew Alameda County provides low-income homeowners in Alameda County with 1% interest rate loans of $15,000 to $150,000 to complete home improvement projects ranging from correcting health and safety hazards to accessibility upgrades and structural rehabilitation - no monthly payments required. Renew AC is operated by Habitat for Humanity East Bay/Silicon Valley and is funded by Alameda County taxpayers who approved the Measure A1 Housing Bond in November 2016.
Check out the Renew AC flier!
Click Interest List to be notified of all affordable housing opportunities in Pleasanton.
The City of Pleasanton Housing Division coordinates the development and maintenance of affordable rental and ownership housing in Pleasanton and administers:
The Housing Division provides information on:
Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
200 Old Bernal Avenue
PO Box 520, Pleasanton, CA 94566 (Mailing Address)
(Income and rent levels may be outdated. Please contact the properties directly.)